Tag Archives: Manny Cantor Center

On the Consequences of Hate Speech

Art exhibition at the Manny Cantor Center, 197 East Broadway, New York, NY 10002. OPENING RECEPTION: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2018 | 6-8PM | Presented by the Manny Cantor Center and the Jewish Art Salon. Photos of the opening reception here. Online catalog, designed by Nazanin Hedayat Munroe. Exhibit on view Mon-Sat 10-6, until January 18, 2019. Words […]

Call for Art – ON THE CONSEQUENCES OF HATE SPEECH

The Jewish Art Salon is accepting submissions for an exhibition at the Manny Cantor Center in NYC, and is inviting artists to submit their work for consideration. Deadline submissions: June 30, 2018. ON THE CONSEQUENCES OF HATE SPEECH EXHIBITION STATEMENT Words have always been a catalyst for civil discord and today hate speech is increasingly prevalent, tearing […]

Chaim Gross at the Educational Alliance, NY

  Opening Reception November 15 from 7pm – 9pm.  Educational Alliance, 197 East Broadway, New York, NY  Welcoming remarks from artist Mimi Gross, President of The Renee & Chaim Gross Foundation and daughter of Chaim Gross. Wine & refreshments, including treats courtesy of Doughnut Plant. RSVP here. The exhibition “Home Away From Home” explores the deep ties between renowned American […]

The LES Live Jewish Book Club with Julian Voloj

The Manny Cantor Center presents Ghetto Brother: Warrior to Peacemaker, a book discussion by Julian Voloj. Wednesday, December 9th @ 7:00PM Manny Cantor Center, 197 East Broadway, NYC, at Jefferson Street Mr. Voloj will be present to discuss his work and sign books. The LES Live Jewish Book Club is a collaboration between Tamid: The Downtown Synagogue […]

Creative Catalyst Symposium for Socially Engaged Jewish Art

Creative Catalyst is a 1-day conference and platform to support socially engaged Jewish art that highlights the work of artists, curators, activists, community leaders, and organizations. The event’s goal is to create dialogue around socially engaged Jewish art, the structures and networks of support for artists working within social issues. Sunday, November 8th, 2015, 9:30AM – 4:30PM […]

Rooted – The Ecological Duality of Nature and Jewish Identity

Tuesday October 13, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm opens a new exhibit by Art Kibbutz NY, and co-sponsored by the Jewish Art Salon. The Manny Cantor Center at NY’s Lower East Side will host the exhibit till December 1, 2015. This exhibition explores the dual role of art embedded in the environment and in Jewish identity. […]

ALL | TOGETHER | DIFFERENT – A survey of Lower East Side Artists

Opening Reception Thursday, February 12, 2015, 7-9 PM Curator Linda Griggs. Curatorial advisor Yona Verwer. RECEPTION EVENTS • 7:30 PM Address from NY Department of Cultural Affairs Commissioner Tom Finkelpearl. •  “Ignited NY” Photo Booth Portraits by Steve Ellis. This exhibit is a survey of current Lower East Side artists — those still engaged in a forever changing […]